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How Can an App Beef Up Cattle Production?

Everyone would like to see a few extra dollars in their wallets, right? Ranchers are no exception, and researchers at ARS’ Meat Animal Research Center in Clay Center, NE, are developing a web-based tool that will help cattle producers do just that. Called iGENDEC, for internet genetic decisions, the internet app will give beef cattle producers a way to select the best bull for their herds. Early testing has shown promising results.

Read Want To Beef Up Cattle Production? There Will Soon Be an App for That to learn more.